COVID-19 Support

No matter the occasion, no matter the fundraiser, you have always supported the Club, and you have always been there for us. It’s only right that we repay the great loyalty afforded to Rathkeale GAA Club, at this time of crisis, through the COVID-19 Virus.

Should you or your family, require any assistance over the coming days, weeks or months, we would urge you to give us a call. If you require Shopping, Medicines or Fuels delivered please do not hesitate to call us.

Please get in touch with any of the following coordinators listed below, we have many more volunteers available behind the scenes:

Frank Geary – 087 2644 734

James O’Connor – 087 253 6902

Dean Maune – 087 7169732

Mary Sheahan – 085 169 3766

Dave Gilbourne – 087 205 4650

Brian O’Dwyer – 087 250 1589

Pat Sheahan – 086 883 5425

All our coordinators & volunteers are aware, and will adhere to all the strict Social Distancing, Hygiene, Payment and Security Guidelines that are in place.

Finally, we wish all our players, supporters, management and sponsors the very best of good health during this difficult time, look out for each other, be safe and take care.

April’s Club Championship Games Postponed

Coiste Ceannais na gComortaisí Luimní have made the decision to postponed all club championship games fixed for this April.

It is proposed that they will engage with the Provincial Council and National CCC with a view to restructure our Games Programme. This may include the redesign of the current formats. If so, they will engage with the clubs prior to any decision being made.

In summary, the club championships in Senior, Premier Intermediate, Intermediate, all U21 and Minor Hurling and Senior, Intermediate and Minor Football will not proceed in the month of April.

County Leagues will resume when sanction is approved by the Statutory Bodies.

A Good News Story! Jimmy Langan – Presented with his West GAA Merit Award

Before the self-isolation period kicked in, Jimmy Langan was presented with his well-deserved West Limerick GAA Merit Award in The Bog Garden. Jimmy was presented with the award by both Mike O’Sullivan, Chairman of the West Board and our own Club President, Mike Dillon. Well done to Jimmy, we will look forward to seeing you at many more matches when play resumes.

Caption – Jimmy Langan, presented with his well-deserved West GAA Merit Award.

The Bog Garden – Goal Areas Re-sodded

The show must go on as they say! Another good news story, although the Bog Garden is currently closed due to the current climate, it has presented us with the opportunity of carrying out some much needed maintenance work. With that, both Goal Areas have been re-sodded in the last few days. This will ensure that the playing surface is maintained to the highest of standards once play will resume. Please be advised that social distancing guidelines were strictly adhered to at all times, while the works were carried out!

Caption – Goal area in the Bog Garden being prepared for re-sodding.

Caption – Goal area in the Bog Garden almost complete!

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